MOSQUE OF THE WORLD

        The Holy Mosque or Al-Masjid al-Haram

Al-Masjid al-Haram ("The Holy Mosque"; also known as al-Haram Mosque, Haram al-Sharif, Masjid al-Sharif and the Haram) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, is the holiest mosque in the world and the primary destination of the Hajj pilgrimage. One of the Five Pillars of Islam requires every Muslim to perform the Hajj pilgrimage, at least once in his or her lifetime if able to do so, including circumambulation of Kaaba.

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        The Prophet's Mosque or Al-Masjid an-Nabaw?

Al-Masjid an-Nabaw? ("Mosque of the Prophet"), often called the Prophet's Mosque, is a mosque built by the Islamic prophet Muhammad (s.a.a.s.) situated in Medina. It is the second holiest site in Islam (the first being the Masjid al-Haram in Mecca). Al-Masjid an-Nabaw? is a major pilgrimage site and many people who perform the Hajj go on to Medina before or after Hajj to visit the mosque.

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        Al-Aqsa Mosque

Al-Aqsa Mosque (“al-Masjid al-Aqsa”, "the Farthest Mosque,") also known as al-Aqsa or Bayt al-Muqaddas is the most important mosque in Jerusalem. It is located on the Haram esh-Sharif (the Noble Sanctuary) or Temple Mount.

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        Bibi-Khanym Mosque in Samarkand

One of the memorable constructions built in Central Asia is known as "Bibi-Khanum Mosque".

Bibi-Khanym Mosque (Uzbek: Bibi-Xonum machiti) is a famous historical Friday mosque in Samarkand, Uzbekistan.

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        Abu Hanifa Mosque

The Abu Hanifa Mosque (Masjid Ab? Han?fah) is one of the most prominent Sunni mosques in Baghd?d, Iraq.

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        Hassan II Mosque
    The Hassan II Mosque is a mosque situated in Casablanca, Morocco. It is the largest mosque in the country. Designed by architect Michel Pinseau, Hassan II Mosque is the largest religious monument in the world after Mecca. - Просмотров: 14,781
        Sheikh Zayed Mosque or The Grand Mosque
    Sheikh Zayed Mosque is located in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. The full name of the mosque is Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Mosque, but it is also known to the locals as the Grand Mosque. It is one of the most beautiful, appease, heartwarming and harmonic mosques in the world. It is the biggest mosque of the United Arab Emirates, and one of the largest mosques worldwide. - Просмотров: 7,388